Lexi. volume 33, issue 2017, P391-422 2018 DOI: 10.1515/lex-2017-0018 View full text
Theo J. D. Bothma, Danie J. Prinsloo, Ulrich Heid

Abstract: AbstractThe aim of this article is to give an overview of the nature of current lexicographic user guidance devices and to suggest a possible classification or taxonomy to serve as a guideline for future compilations of such tools to assist users in communicative and cognitive situations, especially in text production, text reception and computer assisted vocabulary learning. The higher levels of the taxonomy are broadly based on the Function Theory of Lexicography. The lower level of tools that support the co…

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